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2011-04-25 06:10:00

A Google executive who had become the hero of the Egyptian revolution said Sunday he planned to step away from his stint at the Internet search giant and start his own venture in Egypt.

2011-01-28 09:36:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Egypt's government has pulled the plug on all Internet and telephone traffic in an effort to quell the violence that today has brought tens of thousands of protesters into the streets.

2009-11-27 12:23:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Jewish Committee praised the International Atomic Energy Agency resolution on Iran's covert nuclear program. "The IAEA message to Tehran is crystal clear -- stop the covert nuclear program now," said AJC Executive Director David Harris.

2009-10-09 09:45:00

President Barack Obama was awarded the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday in an astonishing verdict.

2009-04-19 15:20:00

The global economic slowdown is unlikely to dampen long-term demand for new nuclear power plants, said officials with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Sunday on the eve of talks about the future of nuclear energy.

2008-12-03 11:53:41

The United Nations International Atomic Energy Agency is urging increased use of radiation to produce high-yielding plants to help people avoid hunger. IAEA officials said the nearly century-old technique called mutation induction is safe and cost effective and the plants it can help create are adaptable to droughts, floods and other harsh weather conditions, and can be bred to be resistant to diseases and pests. Selecting the crops that are better able to feed us is one of humankind's oldest...

2008-12-02 11:46:33

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) today called for increased investment in a plant breeding technique that could bolster efforts aimed at pulling millions of people out of the hunger trap.

2008-09-16 00:00:11

By Anne Penketh UN efforts to get to the bottom of Iran's alleged nuclear weapons programme have reached a dead end because of Tehran's failure to co- operate with inspectors investigating its past activities, the United Nations nuclear agency has reported.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.